Bill Gates firm buys Arizona land for $80 million to create 'smart city'

A real estate investment firm owned by Bill Gates recently bought land in Arizona for $80 million to be developed into a “smart city.”

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/11/12/bill-gates-firm-buys-arizona-land-for-80-million-to-create-smart-city.html

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Startup buys young blood, injects it into older people

It sounds like something out of a sci-fi movie, but it’s real: Ambrosia, a startup from entrepreneur Jesse Karmazin, pays for the blood of people under the age of 25, then sells anyone over age 35 a transfusion of the younger blood for $8,000—the only US company to offer such a service, Vanity Fair reports.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/06/02/startup-buys-young-blood-injects-it-into-older-people.html

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Iron Man is real: British inventor builds flight suit

Richard Browning may not be the real life Tony Stark, but he has taken inspiration from the comic book character, building his own Iron Man-style suit.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/28/iron-man-is-real-british-inventor-builds-flight-suit.html

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AMD unveils Ryzen launch dates, clock speeds, performance, pricing

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Hold on to your hats, ladies and gentlemen — things are about to get real interesting in the PC market.

The post AMD unveils Ryzen launch dates, clock speeds, performance, pricing appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/gaming/244837-amd-unveils-ryzen-launch-dates-clock-speeds-performance-pricing?source=Computing

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ComScore: Computer usage falls as 20% of millennials go mobile-only

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Desktop usage keeps falling as mobile is on the rise, but can you ever replace a “real” computer? One in five millennials doesn’t even use a PC anymore.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/226867-comscore-computer-usage-falls-as-20-of-millennials-go-mobile-only

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Do 1800s Antitrust Laws Apply in the E-Commerce Age?


Laws usually are established after interpersonal or business activities collide with the real or perceived rights of others. After parties with different positions fight about who’s right and who’s wrong, legislatures create laws to solve the legal issues raised, and courts enforce them or create their own (Miranda rules, for example). Many laws from the past, however, do not make sense when applied to e-commerce. This column addresses antitrust laws that make sense when selling traditional goods, but fall short in the e-commerce environment.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/83117.html?rss=1

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The Next President's Alternative Energy Agenda


Alternative energy has become a real growth engine during the last several years. It seems to bounce up and down, depending on the leadership in the White House. President Obama is a supporter, so growth has been relatively strong in recent years. The big question is, what will happen under a new president? That is a question every investor and industry worker is asking. We all want to work and invest in a growth sector. Many people have hitched their wagon to the growth engine in the energy space, and that has been a good call.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/83071.html?rss=1

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This week on AppleInsider: Child labor concerns, software updates, an Irish bomb threat & more

Article Image Developments in the “real” world grabbed many headlines this week, including a bomb threat in Ireland, a new iOS development center in Italy and worries that Apple’s battery suppliers are using child labor. The company meanwhile released a bevy of software updates for OS X and iOS.

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Apple TV advertising goes beyond small screen with new billboard installations

Article Image Taking its Apple TV advertising campaign beyond the small screen and into the real world, Apple is in the process of plastering U.S. billboards with faux broadcast television test patterns rendered in colors borrowed from the company’s original rainbow logo.

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Apple's secrecy hampering AI development, report says

Article Image Apple’s intense levels of secrecy are preventing the company from making real leaps in the quality of its artificial intelligence, a report said on Thursday.

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